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RankAlbumArtist
1061.

The HurtingUnited Kingdom Tears For Fears
Year of Release:1983Appears in:93 charts
Rank in 1983:16Rank Score:1,366
Rank in 1980s175Overall Rank:1,061
Average Rating:  76/100 (91 votes)
Comments: 11 comments
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1062.

Live RustMixed Nationality Neil Young And Crazy Horse
Year of Release:1979Appears in:65 charts
Rank in 1979:21Rank Score:1,366
Rank in 1970s237Overall Rank:1,062
Average Rating:  81/100 (142 votes)
Comments: 3 comments
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1063.

Songs From A RoomCanada Leonard Cohen
Year of Release:1969Appears in:98 charts
Rank in 1969:29Rank Score:1,365
Rank in 1960s105Overall Rank:1,063
Average Rating:  79/100 (134 votes)
Comments: 5 comments
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1064.

Modern Sounds In Country and Western MusicUnited States Ray Charles
Year of Release:1962Appears in:99 charts
Rank in 1962:1Rank Score:1,364
Rank in 1960s106Overall Rank:1,064
Average Rating:  80/100 (105 votes)
Comments: 5 comments
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1065.

In The Land Of Grey And PinkUnited Kingdom Caravan
Year of Release:1971Appears in:75 charts
Rank in 1971:29Rank Score:1,363
Rank in 1970s238Overall Rank:1,065
Average Rating:  80/100 (97 votes)
Comments: 9 comments
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1066.

Secrets Of The BeehiveUnited Kingdom David Sylvian
Year of Release:1987Appears in:56 charts
Rank in 1987:21Rank Score:1,358
Rank in 1980s176Overall Rank:1,066
Average Rating:  77/100 (77 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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1067.

Noel Gallagher's High Flying BirdsUnited Kingdom Noel Gallagher's High Flying Birds
Year of Release:2011Appears in:86 charts
Rank in 2011:22Rank Score:1,357
Rank in 2010s67Overall Rank:1,067
Average Rating:  74/100 (140 votes)
Comments: 15 comments
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1068.

John PrineUnited States John Prine
Year of Release:1971Appears in:54 charts
Rank in 1971:30Rank Score:1,357
Rank in 1970s239Overall Rank:1,068
Average Rating:  77/100 (66 votes)
Comments: 5 comments
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1069.

The Gilded Palace Of SinUnited States The Flying Burrito Brothers
Year of Release:1969Appears in:88 charts
Rank in 1969:30Rank Score:1,356
Rank in 1960s107Overall Rank:1,069
Average Rating:  78/100 (108 votes)
Comments: 8 comments
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1070.

Chuck Berry Is On TopUnited States Chuck Berry
Year of Release:1959Appears in:100 charts
Rank in 1959:6Rank Score:1,356
Rank in 1950s15Overall Rank:1,070
Average Rating:  81/100 (91 votes)
Comments: 5 comments
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Overall chart composition

Decade Albums %


1930s 0 0%
1940s 6 0%
1950s 189 2%
1960s 603 6%
1970s 1492 15%
1980s 1528 15%
1990s 2225 22%
2000s 2936 29%
2010s 1027 10%
Artist Albums %


Various Artists 44 0%
Bob Dylan 37 0%
David Bowie 30 0%
The Rolling Stones 30 0%
The Beatles 27 0%
Miles Davis 23 0%
Pink Floyd 21 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 4922 49%
United Kingdom 2578 26%
Canada 419 4%
Australia 258 3%
Mixed Nationality 195 2%
Sweden 185 2%
Germany 183 2%
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